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MAINTENANCE WORKER - $19 to $22.50/hr. DOE

 

Maintain the upkeep of the physical infrastructure of the City and Borough of Sitka. The work is performed under the direct supervision of the Maintenance and Operations Superintendent but some leeway is granted for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative.  An employee in this class performs the duties of other employees in the Public Works Department or related departments as required or as assigned by supervisory personnel.  The nature of the work performed requires that an employee in this class establish and maintain effective working relationships with other Department and City employees and the public.  The principal duties of this class are performed in an outdoor environment which may involve adverse weather conditions and related hazards.

 

Acceptable experience and training includes graduation from high school or possession of a GED, some experience in the utility construction industry; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the work.  Must have, or be able to obtain, a CDL.

 

Application and Job Description available at links below.  Submit completed applications by returning to Human Resources or Utilities offices, by email, or fax (907) 747-1846.  Call 747-1816 or email hr@cityofsitka.org with any questions.  Application deadline September 27, 2018.  Open Until Filled.     EOE.

 

Job Description

Employment Application

 

 

 

CHIEF WASTEWATER FACILITIES OPERATOR - $29 to $33/hr. DOE

 

Supervises the operating and maintenance duties in the wastewater treatment plant and lift stations.  Oversee and operate wastewater treatment and collection systems within the City and Borough of Sitka.  Maintain effective working relationships with other Department and City employees and the public.  The principal duties of this class are performed in wastewater treatment plant and in an outdoor environment that may involve adverse weather conditions and related hazards.

 

HS diploma/GED, preferably supplemented by and Associate’s Degree in water and wastewater operations; AND extensive experience in wastewater treatment and processes and water and wastewater laboratory analysis; OR any equivalent combination of experience, education and training which provides the knowledge and abilities necessary to perform the work.

 

Must possess or have the ability to obtain a commercial driver’s license issued by the State of Alaska within 6 months of employment; State of Alaska level I Wastewater and Water Certifications within one year; State of Alaska level II Wastewater Treatment and level I Wastewater Collections and Water Distribution certifications within two years; Higher level of certifications as required in subsequent years.   Yearly participation in an EPA/ADEC sponsored Quality Assurance/Quality Control studies for microbiology and laboratory analysis.

 

Application and Job Description available at link below.  Submit completed applications by returning to Human Resources or Utilities offices, by email, or fax (907) 747-1846.  Call 747-1816 or email hr@cityofsitka.org with any questions.  Next Review September 24, 2018.  Open Until Filled.     EOE.

 

Job Description

Employment Application

 

 

PLANNING DIRECTOR – $84,864 to $100,921 or DOE.

 

Plans, organizes and directs the overall planning, economic development, zoning, community development, land management and related functions within the City and Borough.  Supervise and perform short- and long-range planning, economic research and development, land development and management, zoning review, community development and state and federal grant functions in accordance with assigned responsibilities.  Direct supervision of Planner I.  Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other Department and City employees, State and Federal officials and the public.  Principal duties performed in both a general office environment and at various fieldwork sites.

 

Job Description and applications are available at CBS Utilities or Human Resources Offices at 100 Lincoln Street, or at link below.  Contact hr@cityofsitka.org or (907) 747-1816 with any questions.   EOE.  Open until filled.

 

Job Description

Employment Application

 

 

 

DISPATCH AND RECORDS CLERK

 

Police Department establishing a hiring list for full-time with benefits including100% employer-paid health benefits (medical, dental and vision) for employee and dependents, starting wage: $19.98 per hour/DOE.  Perform a variety of routine clerical, administrative, and technical work in receiving and dispatching routine and emergency information.  Knowledge of or ability to learn office practices and procedures and the use of office equipment and multi-line telephone system and multi-channel two-way radio. Knowledge of or ability to learn procedures and precedents for collecting, summarizing, and relating data which is highly confidential and/or sensitive. Ability to maintain confidentiality of information. Ability to learn access procedures and use of a variety of databases. The ability to deal effectively with persons of varied backgrounds. Must possess the ability to perform several tasks at once and deal effectively with high stress situations.  Must be at least 18 years of age with no serious criminal record, high school diploma or GED, ability to type 35 WPM. Selection process includes testing and background check.  On-site view of job specifications encouraged and can be scheduled by contacting Lyn at 747-3245. 

 

Application and Job Description available at links below.  Return completed applications and proof of typing speed to Human Resources or Utilities Office.  Call 747-1816 or email hr@cityofsitka.org with any questions.  Open until filled.   EOE.

 

Job Description

Dispatch and Records Clerk Application

 

 

 

POLICE OFFICER

Sitka Police Department is establishing a hiring list for Police Officer.  Full-time, starting wage: $27.11 per hour/lateral transfers DOE.  Benefits include accrued paid time off; 12 paid holidays; uniforms and equipment (excluding boots); 100% employer-paid health benefits (medical, dental and vision) for employee and dependents and PERS and SBS retirement plans.  Preference given to applicants with current certification as police officer.  Mandatory 12-hour shift work include nights, weekends, holidays and overtime, both scheduled and emergency with 4 days on/3 days off, 3 days on/4 days off.  Police Application Form and Job Description below.  

 

Must be at least 21 years of age, able to pass an extensive background check, high school diploma or GED, in possession of a driver’s license, and meet minimum standards of Alaska Police Standards Council for Police Officers.  Return completed applications to Human Resources, 100 Lincoln Street, Sitka AK 99835 or by fax (907) 747-1846 or email hr@cityofsitka.org.  Call (907) 747-1816 with any questions.  Application reviews on the 2nd and 16th of each month.  Open until filled.   EOE.

 

Police Officer Job Description

F-3 Application Form for Police Officers

(Please do not submit two-sided applications)

 

 

 

 

For all positions, send or fax completed single page applications (please do not submit applications copied front and back), resumes and references to:

The City and Borough of Sitka
Attn: Human Resources
100 Lincoln Street
Sitka, AK 99835
Human Resources: (907) 747-1816 Fax: (907) 747-1846
Email hr@cityofsitka.org with any questions.

The City and Borough of Sitka is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

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APPLICATIONS (Please submit in single-page format):

F-3 Application Form for Police Officers

Dispatch and Records Clerk Application

All other CBS Employment Application